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Panther women claim X-C crown

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BOSTON — The Middlebury College women’s cross-country team won its 14th NESCAC championship on Saturday in a race contested on Saturday at Boston’s Franklin Park.

The Middlebury men finished third. Both Panther teams will return to action on this Saturday at an NCAA Division III Regional hosted by Bowdoin.

The Panther women, ranked No. 5 nationally, scored 47 points in the 11-team race to win their first conference title since 2014. All five scorers finished in the top 15. Williams (73) took second, and Wesleyan (84) was third.

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County Legion baseball seeking coach

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — The Addison County American Legion Baseball program is seeking a new head coach for its summer baseball team.

The program is jointly funded by the three Addison County American Legion posts in Bristol, Middlebury and Vergennes. Most players historically have come from Middlebury, Mount Abraham and Vergennes union high schools, although county residents who attend private schools and in some cases New York residents have also played on the team.

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Panther field hockey gets past Colby, to host final four

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The top-seeded Middlebury College field hockey team took care of business in its NESCAC quarterfinal this past Saturday, defeating No. 8 Colby, 5-2.

The 15-1 Panthers will now host the league’s final four this Saturday and Sunday. At 11 p.m. on Saturday the Panthers will face No. 5 Trinity (13-4), and at 1:30 p.m. No. 2 Tufts (15-1) and No. 3 Williams (13-4) will square off. Middlebury previously defeated Tufts and Trinity, but lost to Williams, 4-2  on the road on Oct. 23.

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Panther women's soccer outlasts Bowdoin, weather

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MIDDLEBURY — The No. 2 Middlebury College women’s soccer team won a battle with visiting No. 7 Bowdoin and with the elements on Saturday, 1-0, in a NESCAC quarterfinal.

The Panthers improved to 14-1-1 and will head to undefeated and top-seeded defending NESCAC and NCAA Division III champion Williams this weekend for the league’s final four.

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Rifle deer season on tap; wildlife officials say numbers are plentiful

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



MONTPELIER — Hunters are gearing up for the start of Vermont’s traditionally popular 16-day rifle deer season that begins Saturday, Nov. 10 and ends Sunday, Nov. 25.

A hunter may take one buck during this season with at least one antler having two or more points one inch or longer. A point must be one inch or longer from base to tip. The main beam counts as a point, regardless of length. Spike-antlered deer, mostly yearlings, are protected during this season.

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Scoreboard and schedule for Nov. 1

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



SCOREBOARD

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Field Hockey

D-II Playoffs

10/29 #1 Mt. Abe vs. #4 Otter Valley... 2-1

Boys’ Soccer

D-III Playoffs

10/30 #2 Stowe vs. #6 VUHS.............. 2-0

Girls’ Soccer

D-II Playoffs

10/31 #2 Rice vs. #6 Mt. Abe............... 2-1

D-III Playoffs

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Vergennes Police Log: Police return found birth certificate to its owner

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



VERGENNES — Vergennes police handled an unusual item found on Oct. 24 by a citizen within city limits — another citizen’s birth certificate that was taken to their Main Street Station. 

Police said they were able to track down the certificate’s owner and return it.

Between Oct. 22 and 28, Vergennes police also conducted four directed patrols around the city intended to control speeding vehicles and three foot patrols through downtown, and in other action:

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Middlebury Police Log: Police investigate sexual assault

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



Middlebury police are reminding drivers that the town’s winter parking ban takes effect Nov. 1 and extends through April 1. The ban prohibits parking between midnight and 6 a.m. on town streets and in municipal parking lots. Vehicles parked in violation of these rules are subject to ticketing, towing, and impounding at the owner’s expense. There are designated areas in the lower municipal lot off of Bakery Lane and the Frog Hollow Lot on Mill Street that are excluded from the parking ban. Signs are posted in the exclusion area.

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Vermont State Police: Man cited for DUI twice in three days

Posted on November 1, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



ADDISON COUNTY — Vermont State Police cited a New Haven man for driving under the influence of intoxicants twice in three days last week — the second time after a crash that destroyed his car.

The first citation came on Wednesday, Oct. 24, at quarter to 2 p.m. when a state police trooper saw a vehicle speeding on Route 17 in New Haven — 78 mph in a 45 mph zone — while the driver used a hand-held electronic device. The officer pulled the car over and identified the driver as Philip Culhane, 50, of New Haven.

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Election 2018: Brush up on the candidates

Posted on October 30, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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ADDISON COUNTY — Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 6. Do you know who you're voting for? Click on the links below to read our coverage of local and state races as you prepare to cast your ballot. (You don't have to wait until Tuesday; early voting is currently underway at your town office.)

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